Risk factors for hospital-associated venous thromboembolism in critically ill children following cardiothoracic surgery or therapeutic cardiac catheterisation Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cardiac Catheterization
  • Cardiac Surgical Procedures
  • Critical Illness
  • Heart Defects, Congenital
  • Postoperative Complications
  • Venous Thromboembolism

abstract

  • Major infection, infancy, and central venous catheterisation are independent risk factors for hospital-associated venous thromboembolism in critically ill children following cardiothoracic surgery or cardiac catheter-based intervention, which, in combination, define a high-risk group for hospital-associated venous thromboembolism.

publication date

  • February 2018

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1017/S1047951117001755

PubMed ID

  • 29115202

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 234

end page

  • 242

volume

  • 28

number

  • 2